The very first recording by the Choir of St John's under George Guest. It was described by the Manchester Guardian as 'ecclesiastical pop' at the time.
This disc is available as part of the Decca Classics Box Set of George Guest's recordings with St John's. More information on the set is available here.
On Friday 18th May – for the first time – Evensong was video live-streamed via Facebook by Classic FM. Watch again here
Fiona Maddocks, The Observer